Fragments of squat vase
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I/303/280, I 367
A) Length: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in), B)Length: 18.5 cm (7 5/16 in), C)Length: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; fine-grained; wavy-lined; broken; large part of vase missing.
From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, MVT/I/ 303/280, I 367. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition